The JRPG (Japanese role-playing game) genre has given birth to many famous brands, making an important contribution to the entertainment industry of cherry blossoms in particular and the world in general. Here, invite you to the 14 most famous.
Let’s start this list with a name that nondisplayers have probably heard at least a few times. If you’ve never heard of “Final Fantasy”, you’re probably not… an Earthling. With 15 major game versions and a dozen spin-off games, plus movies and OVA, “Final Fantasy” is the JRPG’s biggest, biggest name.
Toriyama Akira is not only famous for “Dragon Ball”, he is also a well-known figure in the Japanese gaming industry as character designer for “Dragon Quest”, one of the JRPG series. most cherished of all time. The series’ success spawned ten major titles, two anime series and a manga series.
Perhaps there is no need to introduce much because not only children, teenagers but also adults and older people know “Pokémon”. As one of the iconic names of the Japanese entertainment industry, “Pokémon” not only has great games, but also has loads of merchandise to do and of course, anime series too.
Although there is only one part of the game, “Chrono Trigger” is as famous as any big man, and it has a huge fan base that is hopelessly hoping that there will be a second game. two are born in the future. In addition, this is another JRPG game with the collaboration of Mr. Toriyama Akira in the role of character designer.
It is true that there are tons of anime set in a Japanese high school, but games are not at all. “Persona” is a great JRPG franchise that combines classic gameplay mechanics with social simulation, allowing the character to perform very casual activities. The “Persona 3” and “Persona 4” versions of it are both anime adaptations and are well worth watching.
How to turn a video game into an anime about everyday life? “Harvest Moon” did this by combining an RPG element with a farm simulation. All you do in this game is to live the life of a farmer, grow vegetables day by day, raise cattle, go fishing and go flirting in the village.
When people were thinking that Square Enix had run out of ideas for a brand new JRPG, they launched “Bravely Default” on the Nintendo 3DS and sparked a flame of love for the public. company for a long time. With cute visual design, an anime-style storyline and soaring music, this is a JRPG that everyone should try.